The Daily Press http://smdailypress.com http://smdailypress.com/apfeed.xml--1 The Daily Press | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-09-14T21:53:22-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12276Fox Twp. playground project receives go-ahead2014-09-14T21:53:22-04:002014-09-14T21:53:22-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe overall cost of the project estimated at approximately $68,130The project proposal includes a cost to the district of $38,130.In addition the Fox Township Elementary Playground Fund account is to be used for expenditures from the general fund of up to $38,130 and for future Fox Township PTO funds.St. Marys, PAAmy CherryFox Twp. playground project receives go-aheadDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12276Change0Usable2014-09-14T21:53:22-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12275Snelick reflects on time as pool manager2014-09-14T21:48:05-04:002014-09-14T21:48:05-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressSnelick got his start at the pool in the late 1980s as the assistant to Jim Wortman, who was the pool manager at the time. Wortman eventually stepped away from that position, which resulted in Snelick taking over. He remained manager for more than 20 years before deciding that this summer would be his last. St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiSnelick reflects on time as pool managerDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12275Change0Usable2014-09-14T21:48:05-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12274Skellen's art exhibition draws large crowd2014-09-14T21:44:49-04:002014-09-14T21:44:49-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe exhibition, titled "Recollections, Remarks, and Reveries: Collective Works of Artist Richard Skellen," had its opening reception at the ECCOTA gallery from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 12, and the exhibition will continue to be displayed in the ECCOTA gallery until Sept. 26.Skellen, the exhibition's sole artist, is a high school teacher in the Ridgway Area School District. He teaches classes that cover topics including ceramics, digital media and graphic design, creative drawing and several levels of painting instruction. St. Marys, PARichie LeckerSkellen's art exhibition draws large crowdDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12274Change0Usable2014-09-14T21:44:49-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12268School board addresses class size issue2014-09-12T22:23:45-04:002014-09-12T22:23:45-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe St. Marys Area School District Board of Directors reported the parents were pleased with the solution.St. Marys, PAAmy CherrySchool board addresses class size issueDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12268Change0Usable2014-09-12T22:23:45-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12267Former Elk County resident pens novel2014-09-12T22:23:01-04:002014-09-12T22:23:01-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressJoe Bliskey released his new novel on Aug. 6, 2014, which is titled "Muted Echoes" and is available at Cliffe's Bliskey's new book is set in Elk County during the 1940s because the conflict of the story would only work in the setting that was present in Elk County during the World War II era.St. Marys, PARichie LeckerFormer Elk County resident pens novelDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12267Change0Usable2014-09-12T22:23:01-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12260Kane woman accepts plea deal in 6-fatality crash2014-09-11T23:26:01-04:002014-09-11T23:26:01-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressKathy Douglas, 37, entered the plea Thursday before Senior Judge William F. Morgan at the McKean County Courthouse.The judge set sentencing for Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the courthouse. Morgan said he as the "sentencing judge" is not bound by the proposed terms in the agreement, which sets the maximum sentence of 22 1/2 years. St. Marys, PATed LutzKane woman accepts plea deal in 6-fatality crashDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12260Change0Usable2014-09-11T23:26:01-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12259Firearms seminar addresses several issues 2014-09-11T23:24:10-04:002014-09-11T23:24:10-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressFacts about Pennsylvania's concealed carry laws, Castle Doctrine and right to bear arms were the focus of the seminar, although numerous other subjects were discussed as part of the question and answer event format such as reciprocity agreements with other states, keeping an updated firearm inventory, and transporting and transferring ownership of firearms.Among the panelists were Elk County Deputy Sheriff Theresa Merritt, attorney and former Elk County District Attorney Brad Kraus, Clearfield County Sheriff Wes Thurston, Clearfield County District Attorney Bill Shaw, Martin Rosenfeld, certified NRA instructor and owner of M.R. Guns in Weedville, and Mike Churner of the Clearfield County Sheriff's office.St. Marys, PAAmy CherryFirearms seminar addresses several issues Daily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12259Change0Usable2014-09-11T23:24:10-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12258Jury finds Buehler not guilty on charges2014-09-11T23:22:57-04:002014-09-11T23:22:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressBuehler, who was represented by attorney James L. Martin, was charged with allegedly providing her son, 13, with marijuana to smoke on Jan. 1 at the Krouse residence in Wilcox. St. Marys, PAJim MeyerJury finds Buehler not guilty on chargesDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12258Change0Usable2014-09-11T23:22:57-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12256VIDEO: Obamas, Americans Remember Victims of 9/11 Attacks2014-09-11T18:44:31-04:002014-09-11T18:44:31-04:00Copyright 2014 Daily PressSept. 11 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg News takes you to the south lawn of the White House and Lower Manhattan as President Barack Obama, Vice President Joseph Biden, and First Lady Michelle Obama join Americans in observance of a moment of silence in remembrance of the victims of the 9/11 terror attacks 13 years ago today. <script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>St. Marys, PANo author availableVIDEO: Obamas, Americans Remember Victims of 9/11 AttacksDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12256Change0Usable2014-09-11T18:44:31-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:122525th Annual Car show to benefit Make-A-Wish2014-09-10T22:17:43-04:002014-09-10T22:17:43-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThis year's show is being put together by three chairpersons, Leah Leuschel, Tom Kerchinski and Nancy O'Vell.Over the past 18 years, Leuschel has helped to plan fundraising events for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, including dances, spaghetti dinners, canoe dice runs and garage sales. She added that in addition to these events, she also helps to recycle aluminum cans to raise support.St. Marys, PARichie Lecker5th Annual Car show to benefit Make-A-WishDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12252Change0Usable2014-09-10T22:17:43-04:00